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1 The Impact of Proposed Meaningful Use Modifications for June 23, 2015 Today s presenters: Al Wroblewski, Client Services Relationship Manager Elisabeth Renczkowski, Content Specialist

2 Disclaimer This presentation was current at the time it was presented, published or uploaded onto the web. This presentation was prepared as a service to the public and is not intended to grant rights or impose obligations. This presentation may contain references or links to statutes, regulations, or other policy materials. The information provided is only intended to be a general summary. It is not intended to take the place of either the written law or regulations. We encourage attendees to review the specific statutes, regulations, and other interpretive materials for a full and accurate statement of their contents. 2 Massachusetts ehealth Institute

3 Agenda Overview of Massachusetts ehealth Institute (MeHI) Background: EHR Incentive Payment Programs CMS Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) Intended Purpose Why is CMS proposing these changes? Key Changes in NPRM How will CMS accomplish its goals? Impact on the Provider Community What Does All of This Mean for You? Questions and Answers 3

4 Massachusetts ehealth Institute (MeHI)

5 5 MeHI Vision, Mission and Goals

6 MeHI s Role Provide a broad range of services to help providers: Navigate the increasingly complex Health IT landscape Capitalize on the shift toward performance-based reimbursement Achieve Meaningful Use of Certified EHR Technology (CEHRT) Leverage Health IT to achieve the Triple Aim +1 Improving patient care Improving population health Reducing the cost of care + Provider Satisfaction 6

7 EHR Incentive Payment Programs

8 Medicare vs. Medicaid EHR Incentive Payment Program Medicare EHR Incentive Payment Program Managed by CMS Last year to initiate participation to receive an incentive payment was Medicare payment reductions begin in 2015 for providers who are eligible but choose not to participate. Medicaid EHR Incentive Payment Program State manages its own program Last year to initiate participation is Eligible Professionals (EPs) can receive up to $63,750 in incentive payments. No Medicaid payment reductions for EPs who choose not to participate. Medicare payment adjustments will still apply. In the first year and all remaining years, providers must meet Meaningful Use objectives and measures. In the first year, EPs can receive an incentive payment for adopting, implementing or upgrading a certified EHR. In all remaining years, providers must meet the same MU objectives required by the Medicare EHR Incentive program. Last year of program participation is Last year of program participation is

9 Meaningful Use (MU) Meaningful Use is at the core of the EHR Incentive Payment Programs Three stages of Meaningful Use: STAGE 1 - Data Capture and Information Sharing STAGE 2 - Advanced Clinical Processes STAGE 3 Improved Outcomes 9

10 CMS Notice of Proposed Rulemaking

11 CMS Proposed Rules - Overview The CMS Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) regarding Stage 3 was issued on March 30, 2015 Outlined the proposed objectives for Stage 3 MU Issued in conjunction with an NPRM from the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) regarding 2015 Edition Certified EHR Technology (CEHRT) The CMS Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) regarding modifications to MU for was issued by CMS on April 10, 2015 Outlined proposed modifications to Stage 1 and Stage 2 Meaningful Use objectives, reporting periods, and timelines to better align with Stage 3 11

12 CMS Proposed Rules - Alignment Source: CMS Webinar 5/7/

13 CMS Proposed Rule Intended Purpose Intended Purpose Why is CMS proposing these changes? Source: CMS Webinar 5/7/

14 CMS Proposed Rule - Intended Purpose Impetus originates in the HITECH Act of 2009 Modifications to Stage 1 and Stage 2 Meaningful Use timelines, reporting periods, and objectives to better align with Stage 3 Streamlines program by removing redundant, duplicative and topped-out measures Topped-out measures: performance is so high and unvarying that meaningful distinctions in improved performance can no longer be made Topped-out measures represent care standards that have been widely adopted 14

15 CMS Proposed Rule Key Changes Key Changes in NPRM How will CMS accomplish its goals? Improvements to the structure of the MU program and objectives Proposed changes would affect the following: Participation Timeline everyone is ready to attest to Stage 3 by 2018 EHR Reporting Periods 90-day reporting period in 2015 to accommodate these modifications Meaningful Use Objectives reduced to 10 objectives total, for both Stage 1 and Stage 2 No significant changes to the purpose of the objectives No enhancements to 2014 Edition CEHRT are required 15

16 CMS Proposed Rule Changes to Timeline Source: CMS Webinar 5/7/

17 CMS Proposed Rule - Changes to Reporting Periods Proposed changes to EHR reporting periods: In 2015, all providers would attest using an EHR reporting period of any continuous 90-day period within the calendar year In 2016: first-time participants would attest using any continuous 90-day period within the calendar year returning participants would be required to attest using a full calendar year (January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016) In 2017, all providers would be required to attest using a full calendar year with the exception of Medicaid participants attesting to MU for the first time, who would be allowed to use a 90-day reporting period Source: CMS Webinar 5/7/

18 CMS Proposed Rule - Changes to Objectives Proposed Changes to Stage 1 for EPs Current Stage 1 EP Objectives 13 core objectives 5 of 9 menu objectives, including 1 public health objective Proposed EP Objectives for objectives Source: CMS Webinar 5/7/

19 CMS Proposed Rule - Changes to Objectives Proposed Changes to Stage 2 for EPs Current Stage 2 EP Objectives 17 core objectives, including public health objective 3 of 6 menu objectives, including 1 public health objective Proposed EP Objectives for objectives Source: CMS Webinar 5/7/

20 CMS Proposed Rule - Changes to Objectives Proposed Objectives to be Eliminated Stage 1 and Stage 2 1. Record Demographics 2. Record Vital Signs 3. Record Smoking Status 4. Clinical Summaries 5. Structured Lab Results 6. Patient List 7. Patient Reminders 8. Summary of Care a. Measure 1 Any method b. Measure 3 Test 9. Electronic Notes 10. Imaging Results 11. Family Health History 20

21 CMS Proposed Rule - Changes to Objectives 21 Proposed Objectives for both Stage 1 and Stage 2 1. Computerized Provider Order Entry (CPOE) 2. eprescribing (erx) 3. Clinical Decision Support (CDS) 4. Patient electronic access to their health information (Patient Portal) 5. Protect health information (Security Risk Analysis or SRA) 6. Patient-specific education resources 7. Medication Reconciliation 8. Summary of Care record for referrals and transitions of care 9. Secure electronic messaging 10. Public Health reporting a. Immunization Registry Reporting b. Syndromic Surveillance Reporting c. Case Reporting d. Public Health Registry Reporting e. Clinical Data Registry Reporting

22 CMS Proposed Rule Impact on Provider Community Impact on the Provider Community What Does All of This Mean for You? No major changes to workflow No additional CEHRT functionality required Transition from Stage 1 to Stage 2 simplified Movement toward practice transformation 22

23 Helpful Links

24 Helpful Links CMS Notice of Proposed Rule Making (NPRM) Modifications to Meaningful Use for CMS Fact Sheet on NPRM Fact-sheets-items/ html CMS Webinar on NPRM 5/7/15 onsnprmoverview-.pdf 24

25 Questions Questions? 25

26 Contact Us Al Wroblewski, Client Services Relationship Manager Phone: (508) ext

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